Mayor unveils expert panel to evaluate alternate BQE proposals

The panel includes Kaan Ozbay, a Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering and Director of C2SMART and Mitchell Moss, an Affiliated Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering.

The city has formed a panel of experts to sift through the multitude of alternative proposals to fix the ailing Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday. The panel will be led by Carlo Scissura, the chief of the building industry advocacy group the New York Building Congress and previous head of the business advocacy group the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce. … It consists of a number of top figures from academia, industry groups, local civic organizations, as well as labor and business interests, according to its chair.

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